January 23, 2017

Events this week

Here is a list of events happening Jan. 23-29, 2017, at the West Lafayette campus. Additional information below: exhibitions; ticket purchasing information.

Other Purdue Today calendar documents
Events for the next 4 weeks (events and exhibitions)
Ongoing series and opportunities
Deadlines for faculty and staff

 

Tuesday, Jan. 24

-- Presentation by candidate for director of exploratory studies. Open to all at Purdue. Candidate: Colleen Doyle, student advisor, College of Engineering and Architecture, University College Dublin, Dublin Ireland. 9:30-10:30 a.m. STEW, Room 279. Article with schedule (other candidates Jan. 18, 24)

-- College Teaching Workshop Series I: Making a Better Learning Environment. "Building Rapport With Your Students." For faculty, staff and graduate TAs. Center for Instructional Excellence. 10:30-11:45 a.m. Hicks Undergraduate Library, Room B853. Weekly workshop 1 of 10 through April 4 except March 14; choose one or more. Registration required. Questions: 49-66422 or cie@purdue.edu

-- Master of Science in Human Resource Management (MSHRM) callout. Organizer: Krannert School of Management. 6 p.m. Rawls Hall, Room 2070. Free pizza for students attending. Questions: Heather Goodwin at hgoodwi@purdue.edu or Jill Lynn at lynn10@purdue.edu

Wednesday, Jan. 25

-- Public job fair in dining, catering, skilled trades, custodial. Organizer: Human Resources Talent Acquisition. Information, resume reviews, interviews. 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Physical Facilities Service Building. PFSB parking available. Article

-- Student of Concern presentation. Organizer: Office of the Dean of Students. Topics: Behavior awareness, instructions for reporting, steps after a report is made, role of Behavior Intervention Team; plus Q&A. Noon-1 p.m. Schleman Hall, Room B038. Article linking to schedule/sign-up, guide and report form (presentations also Feb. 21, March 13, April 12; times vary)

-- Lecture by Margot L. Shetterly, author of "Hidden Figures" book that inspired movie, also founder of project to recover names and feats of women who worked at NACA and NASA in 1930s through 1980s. Organizer: Black Cultural Center. 7:30 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. News release

Thursday, Jan. 26

-- Provost's A/P Staff Recognition Luncheon. By reservation. Organizers: Office of the Provost; Human Resources. 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m. PMU, Ballrooms. (Registration deadline was Jan. 19.) Cost: $10. Article with link to reservation form and list of honorees.

-- Women's basketball vs. Nebraska. 6 p.m. Mackey Arena. Tickets: $5-$13.

Friday, Jan. 27

-- "ADVANCE-Purdue/OVPEC Faculty Search Committee Workshop." Open to all faculty; required for serving on a search committee. Organizers: ADVANCE-Purdue; Office of the Vice President for Ethics and Compliance. Roundtable format; discussion includes best practices, unintentional bias and building a candidate pool. 8:15 a.m.-noon. Córdova Recreational Sports Center, Feature Gym. Registration required: Article with links. To request a reasonable accommodation, contact OVPEC at 49-63201 or vpeceducation@purdue.edu before the program.

-- Women's tennis vs. Washington State. 1 p.m. Schwartz Tennis Center. Free.

-- College of Health and Human Sciences Study Abroad Fair. For all students. Programs include semester, summer, and spring break. 3-7 p.m. Marriott Hall, Atrium. Article

-- Swimming and diving (men and women) vs. Minnesota and Northwestern (triple duals). 6 p.m. Boilermaker Aquatic Center. 

-- Wrestling vs. Nebraska. Hammer Down Cancer night. 7 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (ages 3 through college), $2; Purdue students free with PUID; groups of 20 or more, $1.

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. "Arrival." Purdue Student Union Board. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Admission: public, $4; Purdue student ID, free. Films subject to change. 765-494-8976. Also Saturday at same times. Film

-- Duo Lab Series II. Performance by Sabrina Lastman (voice and songs) and Jamie Newman (keyboard/melodica/electronic drum). Organizer: Purdue University Galleries. Doors open at 7:10 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m. Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette. The performers will be charging an admission of $12.

-- "Safety Last!" starring Harold Lloyd. Classic 1923 silent film with Clark Wilson live on the Mighty Wurlitzer organ. Organizer: Purdue Convocations; Long Center Theatre Organ Society. 8 p.m. Long Center, 111 N. Sixth St., Lafayette. Pre-show talk with Suzanne Lloyd, granddaughter of the star, at 6:30 p.m. Tickets: $12-$18.

Saturday, Jan. 28

-- Indoor track and field (men and women). Fred Wilt Invitational. TBA. Lambert Fieldhouse (spectators use west entrance). Free.

-- Swimming and diving (men and women) vs. Minnesota and Northwestern (triple duals). Noon. Boilermaker Aquatic Center.

-- Flicks at Fowler occasional film series. "Arrival." Purdue Student Union Board. 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. STEW, Fowler Hall. Admission: public, $4; Purdue student ID, free. Films subject to change. 765-494-8976. Film

Sunday, Jan. 29

-- Wrestling vs. Minnesota. 1 p.m. Brees Center, Holloway Gymnasium. Tickets: adult, $5; youth (ages 3 through college), $2; Purdue students free with PUID; groups of 20 or more, $1.

-- "Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live." By Erth Visual and Physical Inc. Organizer: Purdue Convocations. Theatrical presentation using lifelike puppets. 3 p.m. STEW, Loeb Playhouse. Pre-show learning time at 2 p.m. in STEW, west lobby. Tickets: $12-$20. All ages.

 

EXHIBITIONS

-- "Global Matrix IV: An International Printmaking Exhibition." Jan. 9-Feb. 18. Purdue University Galleries. Two venues: (A) STEW, Robert L. Ringel Gallery; hours 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday plus until 8 p.m. Thursday (except holidays). (B) Fountain Gallery, 330 Main St., Lafayette; hours noon-7 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday (except holidays).

-- Exhibitions in the Patti and Rusty Rueff Galleries, Pao Hall. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; until 7 on Thursdays; (except holidays).
     * Shelley Spicuzza Alumni Exhibition. Jan. 23-Feb. 3.
     * AHSO Juried Photography Exhibition. Jan. 23-Feb. 3.

-- "On the Shoulders of Our Ancestors: The Art of Willis Bing Davis." Dec. 18-Feb. 26. Black Cultural Center in conjunction with Art Museum of Greater Lafayette. At the museum, 102 S. 10th St. Hours: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily (except holidays).

-- Archives and Special Collections: "Looking Down, Looking Out and Looking Up: Maps and the Human Experience." Jan. 11-June 23. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday during semester. Virginia Kelly Karnes Archives and Special Collections Research Center, fourth floor, STEW (enter from HSSE Library). The library also has online exhibits; go to https://www.lib.purdue.edu/spcol/exhibits

-- "The Intersection of Art and Science." Continuing in second of planned two years. Lawson Computer Science Building, third floor. Open during building hours. News release

 

TICKETS

Events are free unless noted (except that conference registrations may be omitted here); some performance and athletic events are marked "free" for clarity. Ticket prices are for single events unless stated otherwise. For information about series, seasons, packages, discounts, groups, promotions at games, etc., see the URLs in the next two paragraphs.

For varsity athletics tickets, go online; or call the Athletic Ticket Office, 765-494-3194 or 800-49-SPORT [497-7678]; or visit the office in the Mackey Complex facing Northwestern Avenue. The office is open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday and before ticketed events at Mackey Arena, Ross-Ade Stadium, and Holloway Gymnasium in the Brees Center. For ticketed sports events at other Purdue venues, tickets will be on sale before the event at the venue. Gameday promotions in association with varsity events

For Purdue Convocations and Purdue Theatre events and some others as announced, go to a campus box office or call 765-494-3933 or 800-914-SHOW [914-7469]. Hours (during semester):

* Loeb Playhouse box office (west lobby, Stewart Center): 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Elliott Hall box office (lower level, northeast end by Hovde Hall): open two hours before ticketed events in that building.
* Pao Hall box office (first floor southeast): 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Also open two hours before ticketed events in that building.


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